DIN DAENG

A district that is popular mainly among Asian tourists, it’s densely packed with affordable hotels and Chinese restaurants. If you’ve come to shop, you’ll find at least four malls along Ratchada Road in this district. They include: Fortune Town, the center for all things photography, computer and gadget-related, and Central Plaza Rama IX. Surrounding the malls are massage parlors, nightclubs, and the Chinese Embassy. High-rise condos and office buildings also make Din Daeng a major business area and appealing to locals looking to rent and first-timers looking to buy their first condo.
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